Up to 20 new council homes will be offered to those leaving the armed forces or to the spouses and dependents of those who have died while serving.
A veteran has called for better support for soldiers leaving the Army.
Military police are investigating claims two officer cadets “waterboarded” a fellow recruit at Sandhurst academy.
Sinn Fein has criticised a vow by the new head of the armed forces to stamp on bogus claims against Troubles veterans as “extremely insulting”.
A family’s 23-year wait for answers will finally come to an end today when a coroner delivers long-awaited findings into how a soldier died at the notorious Deepcut Army barracks.
The widow of one of two soldiers killed in a tank blast on a live-firing range, after a key design flaw went undetected, has said “lessons must be learned” from the deadly incident.
Two soldiers fatally wounded after an explosion and fire on their tank at an Army live-firing range died after a design flaw went undetected on their armoured vehicle’s gun barrel, a coroner has concluded.
A soldier fatally injured in a tank blast “would have survived” had he not been forcibly ejected from the vehicle, an inquest has heard.
The commanding officer of a British Army tank regiment has told an inquest he “failed” to spot a culture of crews wrongly storing high explosive charges in their turrets.
An air-tight seal stopping 3,000C high-explosive gases escaping into a tank crew’s turret was not in place before a lethal blast, an inquest into the deaths of two soldiers has heard.
A photograph of a mystery soldier could help fill in the blanks of a family tree.
An Aberdeen councillor, who served in the RAF, has welcomed the news of £600,000 funding for veterans and ex-service charities.
An army regiment are set to march down Union Street this week to mark their return from tours in Iraq and Ukraine.
Britain is thought unlikely to increase troop numbers in Afghanistan in the wake of President Donald Trump’s announcement that he is to scale up US military presence in the country.